04/19/14 5:49pm

The Alexandria City Council is seeking applicants to fill the following vacancies on City of Alexandria boards, commissions and committees. Council will act on these vacancies at the May 13, 2014, City Council meeting. All applicants must complete a Personal Data Record Form and return it to the City Clerk’s Office or file the form electronically via the City’s website http://www.alexandriava.gov/Boards no later than 5:00 p.m. on May 2, 2014Applications received after this deadline will not be forwarded to City Council. Applicants may only submit an application to one committee at a time. 

Here’s the list…


04/19/14 5:30pm

BillEuilleOn Tuesday, April 22, Mayor William D. Euille will outline the City’s vision, accomplishments and future challenges during his annual State of the City Address.

The address will begin at 6:45 p.m. in Council Chambers, and will be immediately followed by the regular City Council legislative meeting at 7 p.m. The event, which is open to the public, will be broadcast live on Alexandria Comcast channel 70 and on AlexTV.

04/19/14 11:20am

New safeway store sign at Bradlee Shopping Center in Alexandria, Virginia

I previously admired the size of the new Lifestyle Safeway going in at 3526 King Street in Bradlee. I had seen the renderings on this when it was being discussed but, WOW!

I stopped by the site recently to see how the construction was coming along.

Here is a link to some questions about the new store and some renderings of the site can be found at this link on the City’s website.

Here are a few photos I took. To see more photos, visit this link.


04/19/14 10:53am

Old Town Commons Condominiums in Alexandria Virginia

The latest Old Town Commons condominiums are having the finishing touches put on them, especially on the outside. They will be finished by early summer. Looking to own one? There is one (1) left. An amazing job by the EYA sales team.

As for the townhomes, there are new ones going up along Pete Jones Way in the neighborhood. See floor plans, and watch video of the homes at this link.

Old town Commons townhomes on Pete Jones Way in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia